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I have no idea how many animals will be able to adapt and not go extinct due to climate change, and that includes human beings. But it is interesting that there’s already evidence of animals adapting: Some warm-blooded animals are experiencing shifts in their body shapes, likely as a response to the pressures of climate […]
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The Line 3 Pipeline

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On June 23, 2021
One of the people who is basically right about everything is Bill McKibben. And he makes the point that while it is good that Biden put the nail in the coffin for the Keystone XL Pipeline, it means basically nothing if it allows new pipelines such as the Line 3 Pipeline in Minnesota to be […]

Everything is Fine!

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On June 10, 2021

A year of pandemic where we all stay home was going to help with climate change, right? Nope! Economies worldwide nearly ground to a halt over the 15 months of the coronavirus pandemic, leading to a s

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Biden made a big deal about respecting indigenous rights around pipelines and other environmental justice issues where Native communities have been subjected to repeated violence and violations of their sovereignty. So is he going to do anything about it or was it just talk? This situation in Minnesota will tell us a lot. The protesters […]
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Conflicted Landscapes

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On April 26, 2021
David Nye is one of our top historians of technology and he has a new book out on American landscapes and the greater political division over them. This is a rather lengthy excerpt that I found really quite interesting. One of the stories of the political history of environmentalism is that we had this incredible […]
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